Heroes of the Storm

From PCGamingWiki, the wiki about fixing PC games
Heroes of the Storm
Heroes of the Storm cover
Blizzard Entertainment
Release dates
Windows June 2, 2015
macOS (OS X) June 2, 2015
Heroes of the Storm guide at StrategyWiki
Heroes of the Storm at Wikipedia


This game requires a constant internet connection for all game modes.

General information

Official site
Official forum


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Icon overlay.png
Starter Pack. Includes 5 heroes, 1 skin, and 1 mount.
macOS (OS X)
Icon overlay.png
macOS (OS X)
All versions require Battle.net DRM and a constant internet connection for all game modes.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Heroes of the Storm\
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Application Support/Blizzard/Heroes of the Storm/

Video settings[edit]

Graphics settings.
Graphics settings.

Input settings[edit]

Input settings.
Input settings.
Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes


Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
LAN play
Online play
10 Versus
5 vs 5, 5 vs AI, 1 and AI vs AI.
Asynchronous multiplayer

Connection types

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP SP3
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo
AMD Athlon 64 X2 5600+
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 10 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 7600 GT
ATI Radeon HD 2600 XT
Intel HD Graphics 3000
Support for Windows XP and Windows Vista will be dropped some time in 2017. The game will no longer run on these versions after this change.[2]
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.9
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 10 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GT 330M
ATI Radeon HD 4670